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Title: The Collectorʼs Edition
Otros títulos: Organ Sonata in G The Wand of Youth Suites
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Elgar Edward; Vernon Handley; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Código CDU: E.09
Forma Musical: Suites, Sonatas, Dance music, Marches
Abstract: One of the pre-eminent musical figures of his time, Edward William Elgar (1857-1934) bridged the nineteenth and twentieth centuries as the finest English composer since the days of Handel and Purcell. Elgar's father owned a music shop and was a church organist who taught his son piano, organ, and violin; apart from this instruction, Elgar was basically self-taught as a musician. At the age of 16, the composer became a freelance musician and for the remainder of his life never took a permanent job. He conducted locally, performed, taught, and composed, scraping by until his marriage to Caroline Alice Roberts, a published novelist of some wealth, in 1889. Elgar had by this time achieved only limited recognition. He and his wife moved to London, where he scarcely fared better in advancing his career. They couple eventually retreated to Worcester, Elgar suffering from bitter self-doubt and depression. Alice stood by him the entire time, her unfailing confidence restoring his spirits. He ...


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1. Organ sonata in G Op. 28 - Allegro maestoso.mp3 8:28 11.60Mb Unknown mp3
2. Organ sonata in G Op. 28 - Allegretto.mp3 4:11 5.740Mb Unknown mp3
3. Organ sonata ... 8 - Andante espressivo.mp3 6:38 9.102Mb Unknown mp3
4. Organ sonata in G Op. 28 - Presto (Comodo).mp3 5:02 6.899Mb Unknown mp3
5. The wand of ... erture (Allegro molto).mp3 1:33 2.140Mb Unknown mp3
6. The wand of ... - Serenade (Andantino).mp3 2:44 3.762Mb Unknown mp3
7. The wand of ... t (Old style, Andante).mp3 2:01 2.763Mb Unknown mp3
8. The wand of ... - Sun dance (Presto).mp3 2:42 3.709Mb Unknown mp3
9. The wand of ... y pipers (Allegretto).mp3 4:29 6.148Mb Unknown mp3
10. The wand of ... mber scene (Moderato).mp3 3:32 4.859Mb Unknown mp3
11. The wand of ... es and giants (Presto).mp3 3:40 5.033Mb Unknown mp3
12. Second suit ... cia, Allegro moderato).mp3 3:58 5.445Mb Unknown mp3
13. Second suit ... erzino, Allegro molto).mp3 2:50 3.898Mb Unknown mp3
14. Second suit ... es (Dance, Allegretto).mp3 2:08 2.941Mb Unknown mp3
15. Second suit ... ce (Allegretto comodo).mp3 3:16 4.480Mb Unknown mp3
16. Second suit ... (Allegretto moderato).mp3 2:30 3.429Mb Unknown mp3
17. Second suit ... he wild bears (Presto).mp3 2:20 3.200Mb Unknown mp3
Organ sonata in G Op. 28 - Completo.wav 24:06 243.2Mb WAV audio wav
The wand of you ... uite Op. 1a - Completo.wav 20:22 205.6Mb WAV audio wav
Second suite Op. 1b - Completo.wav 16:45 169.1Mb WAV audio wav

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